Handcuffed suspect, who escaped police custody on I-95, captured


GREENSVILLE, Va. (WRIC) — The Greensville County Sheriff’s Office confirmed on Facebook that the man who escaped police custody Tuesday morning on I-95 has been captured.

Authorities described the suspect as a 5-foot-7 Columbian male with a thin build. He was seen wearing burgundy and red shorts, a cartoon character shirt and handcuffs.

“(The) suspect escaped by resisting arrest from state police during a criminal felony infraction,” the sheriff’s office wrote on Facebook.

The suspect allegedly escaped near exit 13 towards Otterdam Road. Authorities and a K9 unit are on scene searching for the suspect.

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